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Public comments sought on draft analysis for Pagosa District prescribed burning

By Ann Bond Special to The SUN The San Juan National Forest is seeking public comments on a draft environmental assessment on a proposal for prescribed burning in ponderosa pine…

Board of Education holds meeting on vacancy

At a special meeting on Monday, the vacant position for the director of District 4 was discussed by the Archuleta School District (ASD) Board of Education (BOE). The full version…

Health district seeking board applicants

The Upper San Juan Health Service District (USJHSD), which oversees Pagosa Springs Medical Center (PSMC), is seeking applicants to fill an upcoming vacancy on its board of directors. The full…

Public Meetings

The following meetings are subject to change. Tuesday, Dec. 5 Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners work session. 8:30 a.m., Archuleta County administration building, commissioners’ meeting room, 398 Lewis St.…

Oil and Gas Commission accuses BP of code violations

The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) staff has applied for an Order Finding Violation (OFV) against BP America Production Company over alleged violations that involved a well in…

In Memoriam Cindy Gustafson

In Memoriam Cindy Gustafson

May 21, 1935-Dec. 3, 2014 My dear Cindy, people are still talking to me about how much you are missed in our beautiful town of Pagosa Springs. You were an…

Richard Alexander Babillis

Richard Alexander Babillis

May 30, 1936-Nov. 20, 2017 Throughout his life, Dick Babillis was a complex man. Born a Gemini, it was his birthright to live his life shy of “typical.” Gifted with…

Town accepts Smart Growth America report

On Nov. 20, the Town of Pagosa Springs Town Council unanimously voted to accept a Smart Growth America report. The full version of this story is available in the print…

Man violates bond conditions, spits on officer

The Archuleta County Sheriff’s Office (ACSO) arrested a man for bond violations who later spat blood and saliva onto an officer on Nov. 20. The full version of this story…

Pagosa Fire responds to school bus fire

The Pagosa Fire Protection District (PFPD) responded to a bus fire that began due to an electrical issue at the Pagosa Springs Elementary School (PSES) on the morning of Monday,…